language

The Gameplan Blog

What is Gameplan Education and why write a blog?

Gameplan Education Strategies grew out of my desire to support people with learning challenges. I wanted to create a safe space where kids and adults could let their guards down, be vulnerable and allow caring and qualified practitioners to help them to create a 'gameplan' for success.

Game on! Superfight, a game review

Here at Gameplan we love to play. Card games, board games, physical games, word games, games of the imagination – you name it, and we'll probably have played it! That's why we're so excited to present our first game review, and it's a cracker. Superfight already has heaps of fans, from comic book lovers to computer game players, and all you need to join the buzz is a bit of imagination, the power to convince other people – and the will to win!

Procedural writing is a piece of cake

Procedural writing is a piece of cake

But why do we 'knead' it?

Procedural writing provides a reader with instructions or directions for doing something, such as following a recipe or a science experiment, or the rules of a game. It is a critical writing skill and an important stepping stone to more complex writing tasks, such as persuasive writing.

Speech Pathology Australia - observations from the 2015 National Conference

In 2015, three members of our team attended the Speech Pathology Australia national conference held in Canberra. A large portion of the conference focussed on the relationship between oral language and literacy so we were pretty keen to get all the latest news and information on evidence based practice for our clients.